Central Oregon Community College

2600 NW College Way, Bend
OR, 97701
Tel: (541)383-7500
6,979 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Central Oregon Community College serves 6,979 students (47% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 18%.
Central Oregon Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Deschutes County, OR.
The nearest community college is Oregon State University-Cascades Campus (0.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Central Oregon Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 6,979 teachers has grown by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,979 students
1,287 students
Central Oregon Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,292 students
832 students
Central Oregon Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,687 students
1,021 students
Central Oregon Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Central Oregon Community College sch enrollment Central Oregon Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Central Oregon Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Central Oregon Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Central Oregon Community College Black (2006-2011)
% White
89%
66%
Central Oregon Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Central Oregon Community College sch ethnicity Central Oregon Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.20 0.45
Central Oregon Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,131 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,163 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,131 $5,940
Central Oregon Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,163 $10,072
Central Oregon Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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